20 April 2018, 19h52
The match is scheduled for Saturday, at 8:30 pm, at Estádio António Coimbra da Mota.
Goalkeepers: Svilar and Bruno Varela;
Defenders: Grimaldo, Luisão, Eliseu, Jardel, André Almeida and Rúben Dias;
Midfielders: Fejsa, Samaris, Zivkovic, Salvio, Pizzi, Cervi, Rafa, Diogo Gonçalves and João Carvalho;
Forwards: Raúl and Seferovic.
The images of the Benfica-Boavista match
Everton scored at 16' for Benfica, but Boavista managed to get a penalty to score the equalizer on the second half. After the 1-1 draw at the end of the 90 minutes in Leiria, the League Cup’s semi-final was decided in the penalty shoot-out. The reds scored by Grimaldo, Meïte and Weigl and counted on Odysseas and his precious saves to win, 3-2. Benfica will play its 8th final in this competition on Saturday, January 29.
Last training session before the trip to Leiria
Benfica, under Nélson Veríssimo, held on the morning of Monday, at Benfica Campus, the last training session before the departure to Leiria, where it will play the semi-final of the League Cup, against Boavista, scheduled for this Tuesday, January 25, at 7:45 pm. Henrique Araújo, the Benfica B forward, was called up to work with the first team. Absent were Otamendi and Darwin, called up for the national teams of Argentina and Uruguay, respectively, as well as the injured Lucas Veríssimo, Rodrigo Pinho and Seferovic.
The images of the Arouca-Benfica match
Benfica won in Arouca (0-2) this Friday, January 21, in Matchday 19 of the Liga Bwin. Darwin and Gonçalo Ramos scored the goals.
Last training before the trip to Arouca
Benfica, under Nélson Veríssimo, held out on Thursday morning, at Benfica Campus, the last work session before the departure to Arouca. The game from matchday 19 of the Liga Bwin is scheduled for 7 pm on January 21, at the Estádio Municipal de Arouca.